Zeynep Erden

Visiting Professor of Strategy and Innovation

Focused on strategic management, knowledge management, and innovation management in healthcare and life sciences.

Zeynep Erden’s expertise lies in strategic management, knowledge management and innovation management – with a specific focus on the healthcare and life sciences sectors. She draws on her experiences from engineering and management – and her work has been published in various academic journals.  

Zeynep is both professor and coach at Vlerick. She teaches innovation management and healthcare management on various programmes, including Masters and our Online MBA. Zeynep is experienced in graduate, executive, online, and offline teaching as well as fundraising, supervising PhD and MSc students and mentoring teams. Before joining Vlerick, Zeynep worked at ETH Zurich.

Who am I?

  • Visiting Professor at Vlerick Business School 
  • PD (Associate Professor) at ETH Zurich, Switzerland 
  • Lecturer at ZHAW School of Management and Law, Switzerland
  • Doctor in Management at ETH Zurich, Switzerland 
  • Master in Production Engineering at RWTH Aachen University, Germany

My expertise

  • Healthcare management
  • Digitalisation
  • Innovation
  • Knowledge management
  • Agile organisation
  • Strategy design and implementation

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Zeynep Erden

Zeynep Erden

Professor of Strategy and Innovation Management